Emile Durkheim - Science - 1963 - 96 pages
Emile Durkheim and Marcel Mauss maintain that society is the source of the very categories of human thought. First published in the Année Sociologique in 1903, this classic ...
Clifford Geertz - Social Science - 1973 - 470 pages
In this compilation of essays written over a fifteen-year period, the distinguished anthropologist explains his view of culture and its symbolic dimensions
Max Weber - Social Science - 1991 - 490 pages
Max Weber (1864-1920) was one of the most prolific and influential sociologists of the twentieth century. This classic collection draws together his key papers. This edition ...
Joseph Campbell - Social Science - 1991 - 730 pages
This volume explores the whole inner story of modern culture since the Dark Ages, treating modern man's unique position as the creator of his own mythology.
Alan Aldridge - Social Science - 2007 - 242 pages
In the new edition of this widely read text, Alan Aldridge examines the complex realities of religious belief, practice and institutions, ranging from the high growth rates of ...